Natividad Mora Rodriguez Sr. was born September 8, 1932 in Laferia, TX to the late Anastacio & Francisca Rodriguez. He married Maria Medina on October 21, 1950 in Lubbock. He was a catholic, enjoyed having cookouts and gardening vegetables. His greatest joy in life, however, was spending time with his family.
On the morning of March 8, 2020, surrounded by family, Natividad went to be with his Lord. Those left to cherish his loving memory are his wife Maria Rodriguez of Shallowater; sons Natividad Rodriguez Jr. of Shallowater, Ray Rodriguez Sr. of Lubbock and Johnny Rodriguez Sr. of Shallowater; brother Alejandro Rodriguez of Shallowater; sisters Theodora Garza of Lubbock and Irene Deleon of Shallowater; twenty two grandchildren, sixty great grandchildren and ten great great grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his sons Jose Luis Rodriguez, Manuel Rodriguez and Carlos Rodriguez.
Services for Mr. Rodriguez will be 10:00 Thursday, March 12, 2020 at St. Phillip Benizi Catholic Church with Father Ernesto Lopez officiating. Burial will follow in Peaceful Gardens Memorial Park under the direction of Broadway Funeral Directors. Visitation will start 2:00 pm-7:00pm Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at Broadway Funeral Directors. A rosary will be held at 7:00 pm, Wednesday, March 11, 2020 with viewing beginning at 9:00 am-9:00pm that same day.